An investigation of the EMC effect using antineutrino interactions in deuterium and neon

A. M. Cooper, J. Derkaoui, M. L. Faccini-Turluer, M. A. Parker, A. Petridis, R. A. Sansum, C. Vallée, G. W. van Apeldoorn, M. Aderholz, D. Allasia, T. Azemoon, A. Baldini, K. W.J. Barnham, J. H. Bartley, D. Bertrand, F. Bobisut, V. Brisson, F. W. Bullock, M. Calicchio, P. CapiluppiE. F. Clayton, L. Deck, P. J. Fitch, V. Flaminio, M. T. Fogli-Muciaccia, G. Gerbier, J. G.V. Guy, P. O. Hulth, H. Huzita, G. T. Jones, P. Kasper, H. Klein, C. Kochowski, P. Marage, A. Marzari-Chiesa, R. P. Middleton, S. Natali, M. Neveu, S. W.O. Neale, R. Pazzi, P. Petiau, F. Romano, A. Romero, A. M. Rossi, F. Ruggieri, J. Sacton, N. Schmitz, E. Simopoulou, A. Tenner, K. Varvell, A. Vayaki, W. Venus, D. Vignaud, O. Villalobos-Baillie, H. Wachsmuth, J. Wells, K. L. Wernhard, R. Wigmans

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Abstract

Antineutrino interactions in BEBC are compared to look for differences between the differential cross sections per nucleon in neon and in deuterium. The identical geometries, beam spectra and muon identification criteria and acceptances allow comparison with very small systematic errors. The results are compared in detail with μ and e scattering data from EMC and SLAC. We find no rise in the ratio dσ/dx (ν Ne)/σ/dx (ν D2) at low x, independent of Q2 up to Q2 ∼ 14 GeV2.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)133-139
Number of pages7
JournalPhysics Letters B
Volume141
Issue number1-2
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 21 1984

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